|Pocheon Herb Island (포천 허브아일랜드)|
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|Located in Pocheon, Gyeonggi-do and established in 1998, Herb Island focuses on growing Mediterranean herbs. The Herb Indoor Botanical Garden offers over 180 different herbs while the Outdoor Botanical Garden showcases a dazzling array of herbs surrounded by nature. Additional attractions include the Herb Museum, Living & Herb Exhibition Hall, Herb Restaurant, Herb Barbecue Restaurant, a café, a bakery, a gift shop, Aroma Therapy Center, Venetia Village, Herb Studio (do-it-yourself crafting), Mini Zoo, and an outdoor performance hall. Herb Island even boasts excellent pensions with each equipped with whirlpool spa facilities, each pension provides aroma spa therapy.
Open every day, Herb Island is an excellent place to rest your body and mind. General admission fees are KRW 3,000 for adults (free of charge for children 4 years old and under).
※ Visitors with membership to Herb Island (apply at www.herbisland.co.kr) are offered free admission.
|All year round|
|Approx. 2 hrs|
|Tour Course Information|
|Sinbuk Hot Springs – Herb Island – Pocheon Art Valley - Hangwa Cultural Museum – Sanjeong Lake – The Gallery Sansawon|
|Herbal product making
Location: Un petite village
Sundays & Holidays: 10:00-21:00
|Age Limit for Activities|
|Visitors of 8 years old and up.|
|[Summer Season (May-October)]
Weekdays & Sundays 09:00-22:00
Saturdays & National Holidays 09:00-23:00
[Winter Season (November-April)]
Weekdays & Sundays 10:00-22:00
Saturdays & National Holidays 10:00-23:00
|1,500 parking spaces (for small-size vehicles)|
|Facility Utilization Fees|
|Pension 15 rooms.
See more details on the website or consult via phone call.
|Adults: 3,000 won
Teenagers & Children: 2,000 won
Groups (30 or more people): 2,000 won per person
:More than 2,000 herb-related products are exhibited.
※ Free herbal tea and aroma therapy experience offered to all visitors.
: A number of gifts are ready.
: It’s the only one kind museum in Korea having more than 340 varieties of herb plants to view and purchase.
Herb Healing Center
: Medicare center using herbs. (reservation required.)
Bakery and Restaurants
|Facilities for the Handicapped|
|Free wheelchair rental services (2 lots), (separate) restrooms, wheelchair ramp, accessible entrance, etc.|
|Korean Info. Service|
|Tourist Information Center available.|
|Interpretation Services Offered|
|Leaflet (Chinese, English) and boards|
|Reservation Info. for Natives|
|Through website or phone call.|
|Reservation Info. for Foreigners|
|Through website or phone call.|
|Baby Stroller Rentals|
|Available (5 lots)|
* Large pets are not permitted.
* Pets must be on a leash at all times.
* Pets are not permitted inside buildings.
* Please bring plastic bags to dispose of pet litter.
|Take an express bus to Pocheon Intercity Bus Terminal.
Take Bus 57 bound for Sinbuk Oncheon (Hot spring, 신북온천)at the local bus stop outisde the Bus Terminal.
Get off at Samjeong-ri (삼정리), and go straight on Samcheongol-gil Street to arrive at Herb Island.
Soyosan Station (Seoul Subway Line 1).
Take Bus 57, and get off at Samjeong-ri.
Go straight on Samcheongol-gil Street to arrive at Herb Island.